site image
Wood Rustic 06


Terry Shawn Bitner

April 19, 1965 ~ March 23, 2019 (age 53)

Terry  Shawn Bitner, age 53, of Elwood, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at St. Vincent Mercy Hospital following a lifelong battle with diabetes.  
He was born  in Anderson on April 19, 1965.  Terry was at 1983 graduate of  Tipton High School.    He was formerly employed  by Wicks Lumber in Elwood for a number of years. 
On January 13, 2000 he married  Cherri Lynn(Foor) Bitner and she passed away on April 25, 2018.   Terry was an avid NASCAR fan and loved to watch the Indianapolis Colts.  
Terry  is survived by his parent Billy David and Pauline Elizabeth Bitner of Kempton; sister, Tracy (husband Scott) Piel of Tipton; two nieces Kylie Piel, and Jessica Piel; several aunts uncles and cousins; and his beloved pets  Sandy (dog),  Tibby (cat), and  Baby (cat).   He was preceded in death by his wife, Cherri Bitner; and his grandparents. 
A funeral service to celebrate his life will be at 7:00 pm Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Dunnichay Funeral Home, Elwood, Indiana with Pastor Jeff Haill officiating.  Visitation will be Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Elwood Animal Shelter or the American Diabetes Association.
Online condolences can be given at

© 2019 Dunnichay Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS